Ross Coverdale on getting more comfortable in front of a video camera – MAF144

This week on the show my guest is Ross Coverdale.

We talk about how video is becoming more important for marketing all types of businesses and how you can be more comfortable, confident successful in front of a video camera .

Welcome to episode 144 of the Marketing and Finance Podcast.

Ross Coverdale on getting more comfortable in front of a video camera - MAF144

What you’ll hear about in this episode

  • Why video is ever more important in marketing your business
  • Common objections to video and how to overcome them
  • Techniques for feeling like a natural in front of the camera
  • The importance of varying the speed of your presentation and the tone of your voice
  • Tips for remembering your script and nailing your delivery

Who is Ross Coverdale?

Ross is a video editor and producer. He helps people make their content marketing, vlogs and course videos the best they can be, with creative editing and live video coaching.

He takes care of the creative polishing and tweaking, leaving you to do what you do best – whether that’s running your business, or creating more content.

And if you’re struggling with some or all of the technical things like cameras, lenses, lighting and sound, or, if you want to up your performance game and get good on camera, he can help you create the best videos you can, with live coaching and videography.

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Why 280 Twitter characters won’t help keep marketing simple – MAF143

This week it’s just me and the mic.

And I’m going to talk about keeping things simple.

Twitter have just announced a trial to increase the size of a tweet from 140 to 280 characters. The world’s already flooded with complexity, bureaucracy, management speak mumbo jumbo and gobbledegook. Do we really need a social media famed for its brevity and simplicity to suddenly offer us the ability to be more complex?

Welcome to episode 143 of the Marketing and Finance Podcast.

Why 280 Twitter characters won't help keep marketing simple - MAF143

What you’ll hear about in this episode

  • Why it’s important to keep your marketing simple so you engage with your customers
  • How Twitter helps create a discipline for brevity
  • The three rules for cutting out the marketing BS
  • Why Twitter shouldn’t double the size of its tweets

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Corey Poirier on public speaking lessons from stand up and TEDx – MAF142

This week on the show my guest is Corey Poirier.

We talk about story telling in public speaking and the lessons he’s learned from doping stand up comedy and putting together TEDx talks.

Welcome to episode 142 of the Marketing and Finance Podcast.

Corey Poirier on public speaking lessons from stand up and TEDx - MAF142

What you’ll hear about in this episode

  • The public speaking lessons you can learn from doing stand up comedy
  • Effective story telling and audience engagement
  • Starting from the goal and the story rather than the PowerPoint deck
  • Why the TED talk format of short succinct story driven speeches is so successful
  • How to market yourself whilst your at a conference

Who is Corey Poirier?

Corey is an award winning keynote speaker (having presented to 100,000 attendees and shared the bill with Deepak Chopra and General Rick Hillier), award winning executive, host of the Conversations With PASSION Radio Show which features the likes of Jack Canfield (Chicken Soup for the Soul), John Gray (Men are from Mars), Dr. John Izzo, and Chalene Johnson and an International Best-Selling Author (Share Your Message With The World).

He’s also interviewed 4000 of the world’s highest achievers to gather material for his books and talks.

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